The table below looks at the statistics for E-Commerce skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-Commerce over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 9 4 5
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 43 66 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 11.59% 14.86% 15.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.96% 18.97% 20.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 53 15
Average daily rate
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£475 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £345 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £546 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -29.33%
E-Commerce
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
308 348 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 83.02% 78.38% 73.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 223 81
Average daily rate £425 £408 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.11% +8.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £555 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 3
Average hourly rate £40.00 £26.00 £32.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -20.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.30 £47.50 £37.63
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

E-Commerce
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

E-Commerce Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing E-Commerce across the Bedfordshire region.

E-Commerce Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing E-Commerce across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

E-Commerce Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

E-Commerce
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce across the Bedfordshire region.

E-Commerce Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

E-Commerce
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing E-Commerce within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton 0 34 £475 +11.76% 3
Dunstable -1 2 £401 -19.75%
E-Commerce
East of England

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing E-Commerce also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited E-Commerce.

1 52 (34.90%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (26.17%) Retail
3 34 (22.82%) SOA
4 22 (14.77%) Scrum
5 20 (13.42%) ITIL
6 19 (12.75%) Microsoft
7 18 (12.08%) .NET
7 18 (12.08%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 17 (11.41%) Service Delivery
9 16 (10.74%) Oracle
10 15 (10.07%) C#
10 15 (10.07%) Product Management
11 14 (9.40%) Enterprise Architecture
11 14 (9.40%) Technical Architecture
12 13 (8.72%) Microsoft Azure
12 13 (8.72%) SQL Server
12 13 (8.72%) Finance
12 13 (8.72%) Stakeholder Management
13 12 (8.05%) Project Management
13 12 (8.05%) FMCG
13 12 (8.05%) JIRA
14 11 (7.38%) API Design
14 11 (7.38%) TIBCO
14 11 (7.38%) Java
14 11 (7.38%) ASP.NET
14 11 (7.38%) CRM
15 10 (6.71%) MVC
15 10 (6.71%) Windows
15 10 (6.71%) KnockoutJS
15 10 (6.71%) WCF

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing E-Commerce also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited E-Commerce. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (4.03%) CMS
1 6 (4.03%) Sitecore CMS
2 4 (2.68%) Confluence
3 3 (2.01%) IIS
3 3 (2.01%) Mule
4 2 (1.34%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.34%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 6 (4.03%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.34%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.67%) MS Office
3 1 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (3.36%) Agresso
2 1 (0.67%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.67%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (6.71%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (2.01%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.01%) PaaS
4 2 (1.34%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.68%) Firewall
2 1 (0.67%) SSH
2 1 (0.67%) LAN
2 1 (0.67%) WAN
2 1 (0.67%) DHCP
2 1 (0.67%) DNS
2 1 (0.67%) SAN
2 1 (0.67%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.72%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.34%) OLAP
3 1 (0.67%) MS Access
3 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (8.05%) JIRA
2 9 (6.04%) Selenium
3 7 (4.70%) JUnit
4 2 (1.34%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.34%) TestNG
4 2 (1.34%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.34%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.34%) WebDriver
4 2 (1.34%) Robotium
4 2 (1.34%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.34%) Calabash
4 2 (1.34%) Appium
General
1 39 (26.17%) Retail
2 13 (8.72%) Finance
3 6 (4.03%) Games
4 5 (3.36%) Legal
4 5 (3.36%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.01%) Banking
5 3 (2.01%) Marketing
6 1 (0.67%) Back Office
6 1 (0.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 51 (34.23%) Architect
2 44 (29.53%) Solutions Architect
3 30 (20.13%) Analyst
4 21 (14.09%) Project Manager
5 11 (7.38%) Service Analyst
6 10 (6.71%) Developer
7 9 (6.04%) Integration Architect
7 9 (6.04%) Web Architect
8 7 (4.70%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 7 (4.70%) E-Commerce Manager
8 7 (4.70%) Senior Architect
8 7 (4.70%) Service Transition Analyst
8 7 (4.70%) Hybris Developer
8 7 (4.70%) Release Manager
9 6 (4.03%) Senior Manager
10 5 (3.36%) Business Analyst
10 5 (3.36%) Product Owner
10 5 (3.36%) E-Commerce Project Manager
11 4 (2.68%) Product Manager
11 4 (2.68%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (12.08%) .NET
2 11 (7.38%) ASP.NET
3 10 (6.71%) WCF
3 10 (6.71%) jQuery
3 10 (6.71%) ASP.NET MVC
3 10 (6.71%) KnockoutJS
4 7 (4.70%) ASP.NET Web API
4 7 (4.70%) Spring
5 4 (2.68%) Hibernate
5 4 (2.68%) Web Services
6 3 (2.01%) Middleware
7 2 (1.34%) XML
7 2 (1.34%) Apache Camel
8 1 (0.67%) XHTML
8 1 (0.67%) HTML
8 1 (0.67%) CSS
8 1 (0.67%) JSP
8 1 (0.67%) SOAP
8 1 (0.67%) cXML
8 1 (0.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.05%) FMCG
2 8 (5.37%) Data Integration
3 4 (2.68%) Statistics
4 3 (2.01%) Taxonomies
4 3 (2.01%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.01%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.67%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (0.67%) CMDB
5 1 (0.67%) EPoS
5 1 (0.67%) EMV
5 1 (0.67%) EFT
5 1 (0.67%) Replication
5 1 (0.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.71%) Windows
2 4 (2.68%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.67%) Linux
3 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (34.90%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (22.82%) SOA
3 22 (14.77%) Scrum
4 20 (13.42%) ITIL
5 18 (12.08%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 17 (11.41%) Service Delivery
7 15 (10.07%) Product Management
8 14 (9.40%) Technical Architecture
8 14 (9.40%) Enterprise Architecture
9 13 (8.72%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (8.05%) Project Management
11 11 (7.38%) CRM
11 11 (7.38%) API Design
12 10 (6.71%) MVC
13 9 (6.04%) Coaching
14 8 (5.37%) Waterfall
15 7 (4.70%) Release Management
15 7 (4.70%) ERP
15 7 (4.70%) EAI
16 6 (4.03%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 15 (10.07%) C#
2 11 (7.38%) Java
3 6 (4.03%) SQL
4 4 (2.68%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.67%) VBScript
5 1 (0.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (6.04%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (2.68%) CISSP
2 4 (2.68%) CISM
3 2 (1.34%) CIPD
3 2 (1.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.67%) ACCA
4 1 (0.67%) Degree
4 1 (0.67%) AAT
4 1 (0.67%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.36%) PCI DSS
2 4 (2.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.68%) QA
3 1 (0.67%) SLA
3 1 (0.67%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 6 (4.03%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (3.36%) SCCM
2 1 (0.67%) SCOM
2 1 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 19 (12.75%) Microsoft
2 16 (10.74%) Oracle
3 11 (7.38%) TIBCO
4 9 (6.04%) Sitecore
5 8 (5.37%) hybris
6 6 (4.03%) Informatica
7 4 (2.68%) Atlassian
7 4 (2.68%) SAP
8 2 (1.34%) Citrix
8 2 (1.34%) webMethods
8 2 (1.34%) VMware
8 2 (1.34%) Tableau
8 2 (1.34%) WSO2
9 1 (0.67%) Akamai
9 1 (0.67%) Pega
9 1 (0.67%) Ariba